Kuwyn Price Awarded the trophy for the Top Representative Batsman and the trophy for the Top Overall Representative Player for the Season by

Cricket awards evening honours St Paul's students

On Thursday 9 May, the Hamilton and Thames Valley Cricket Association Secondary Schools prize giving event was held in the Gallagher Agribusiness Centre of Excellence.

The following St Paul’s teams and individuals were honoured for their contribution to the sport:

Year 9 Gold Team were the winners of the Puna Shield for the Year 9 Grade, with the Junior A team in second place. The winning Gold Team consisted of:

Will Voigt-Price (Co-Captain), Jack Sharp (Co-Captain), Blake Finlayson, Liam Rogers, Ben Spring, Guranmol Singh, Remy Groenendijk, Brodie McLaren, Hamish Boyd, Ryan McKie, William Bodle, Joe Stock and Luke Couper.

Year 9 Grade – Top Run Scorer was won by Cooper Greenough (208 runs, 104 average and highest score 81 not out)

Representative Awards:

· Shivam Achary – Under 17 Hamilton and Northern Districts Representative teams and was awarded the trophy for the Most Improved Player.

· Kuwyn Price – Under 17 Hamilton and Northern Districts Representative teams, as well as being selected for the New Zealand Secondary Schools’ Maori team. He was awarded the trophy for the Top Representative Batsman and the trophy for the Top Overall Representative Player for the Season.